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Assisted Research Afternoon at the L.A. Family History Library

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_calendar/item/assisted_research_afternoon_at_the_l.a._family_history_library

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County (JGSCV) will hold a meeting, on Sunday, February 10, 2013 at the Los Angeles Family History Library 10741 Santa Monica Blvd. West Los Angeles (on grounds of the LDS Temple) from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Parking is free.  This special program is open only to current dues paid members of JGSCV! Anyone may join or renew their membership with JGSCV at the door.
The Topic:
Assisted Research Afternoon at the
L.A. Family History Library (LAFHL)

Experienced JGSCV members and Family History Library volunteers will be available to help members get the most out of the L.A. Family History Library’s resources, including computer assistance with many popular genealogical databases including Ancestry.com (full access), Fold3.com, Heritage Quest, World Vital Records, Godfrey Memorial Library on-line resources and more! The LAFHL has many computers so everyone can use them simultaneously. In addition, there are Jewish microfilms of Eastern Europe and a selection of others, including maps and gazetteers. Bring your research documents with you and bring a flash drive if you want to download electronic images of online images. Hard copying is also available. Our sister JGS, JGSLA’s library is available for research at the LAFHL.

Barbara Algaze, volunteer at the LAFHL, and librarian for the JGSLA, will give an introduction to the resources at the L.A. Family History Library. This is a new presentation including using books to help with your Jewish Research, getting started on the Family History Library computers and navigating the Family Search website.

This meeting is open only to current dues-paid members of JGSCV. Anyone may join at the door. Annual dues are $25 for an individual and $30 for a family.
JGSCV is open to any one interested in researching their Jewish roots.

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County is dedicated to sharing genealogical information, techniques and research tools with anyone interested in Jewish genealogy and family history.
For more information contact: information@JGSCV.org  
or Jan Meisels Allen@ 818-889-6616            

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